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2020 Schedule
14th in ACC
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4dAndrea Adelson

Irish to kick off ACC slate vs. Duke on Sept. 12

The ACC will play a 10-game conference schedule with one nonconference game, with Notre Dame playing a full league schedule as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

Mike Golic's emotional goodbye to ESPN Radio (2:32)
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10dAndrea Adelson

ACC commissioner: Notre Dame deal a 'win-win'

ACC commissioner John Swofford said Friday the scheduling arrangement with Notre Dame for the 2020 season is a win-win for both the Irish and the league, but he added that it is only a temporary deal.

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11dHeather Dinich

CFP evaluating protocols amid schedule changes

The College Football Playoff is evaluating a new timetable for its selection committee meetings, and it will reconsider its protocols for the 2020 season.


Packer & Durham Hour 2: ACC Schedule Winners & Losers

Now that the ACC has released it's plan for the 2020 season which includes Notre Dame being a part of the ACC for this season, the guys take a look at the schedule and try to decide who the big winners and losers will be. Plus we talk to Florida State assistant coach Odell Haggins who shares his experiences under coach Bobby Bowden.


Packer & Durham Hour 1: Florida State Takeover

It's a Florida State Takeover today on Packer & Durham.. This hour we visit with former FSU QB and Hesiman trophy winner Charlie Ward who tells us how his coaching career has progressed, and former FSU QB Danny Kanell on the chances of them playing college football this fall.

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11dHeather Dinich

AD: Irish with ACC due to 'unusual circumstances'

Notre Dame athletic director Jack Swarbrick said the program's partnership with the ACC for the 2020 football season was the result of "unusual circumstances unrelated to Notre Dame's long-term assessment of independence."


G&W Hour 1: ND to the ACC, Retribution in MLB

The Golic's are laughing this morning with Notre Dame joining the ACC for football this season. Trey is having a rough morning handling it all. They also talk about the idea of retribution in baseball before talking all things football with NFL Live host Laura Rutledge and much more.

ACC sets 11-game schedule that includes Notre Dame (2:06)
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17dAndrea Adelson

Sources: Proposal would let Irish vie for ACC title

The ACC is considering various scheduling models for the upcoming football season, including one that would have Notre Dame eligible to play in the conference title game, sources told ESPN.


The CFB Pod: Tom Herman on swapping pandemic notes with other coaches, his players pushing for change, Sam Elingher

Kevin Negandhi and David Pollack kick off the podcast by getting into David’s idea of the FCS playing permanently in the spring. Then, Texas head coach Tom Herman drops by to discuss going to college with Dave Aranda, swapping notes with coaches all over the country during the pandemic, his optimism level that games will be played in the fall, his players pushing for change on campus and Sam Elingher’s return giving the team a quiet confidence (7:34). Later, Heather Dinich hops on to talk about the what Notre Dame might do for scheduling games with teams playing conference-only schedules, the upcoming NCAA Board of Governors meeting and the “in case of emergency break glass” scenario for the college football (32:57).

Brian Kelly is confident Notre Dame will play football this season (0:50)

Team Stats

Passing Yards252.249th
Rushing Yards179.045th
Points For36.857th
Points Against18.7117th